And He began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again. (Mark 8.31 NKJV)
2012 promised to be a big year.
On 31st January 2012, the second largest near Earth object, 433 Eros, came close to Earth’s orbit, making it visible with the naked eye. July 27th saw the Olympic Games underway in London. On November 6th Americans went to the polls to re-elect President Barak Obama, and on the 21st December 2012 the